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Gov. Dayton appoints two Mitchell graduates to the Minnesota Court of Appeals

Today, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton announced the appointment of two William Mitchell graduates as judges on the Minnesota Court of Appeals. the Honorable Denise D. Reilly ’83 and Peter M. Reyes, Jr. ’97 will be appointed to at-large seats, which will become vacant upon the retirements of the Honorable Thomas J. Kalitowski and the Honorable Terri J. Stoneburner on April 1, 2014. Continue reading

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Symposium explores ways to improve responses to children and families at risk

William Mitchell College of Law will host an all-day symposium based on an upcoming, special issue of the William Mitchell Law Review (Volume 40, Issue 3), which is focused on issues related to child protection and families at risk:

“A Critical Look at Child Protection: Improving Responses to Children and Families at Risk” will take place from 9 am to 4:15 pm Friday, April 11, in the Kagin Commons Ballroom at Macalester College (1600 Grand Ave., St. Paul, Minn.). Continue reading

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Annual Tea for Women in Law CLE will focus on marriage equality

The highly anticipated Justice Esther M. Tomljanovich ’55 Tea for Women in Law returns to William Mitchell on Wednesday, April 23. Once again the annual event will include a celebration of women working in the legal profession, an opportunity for people to support scholarships for women studying the law, and a CLE.   Continue reading